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Asymmetrical Socket Body Size and Center Cavity

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009970D
Publication Date: 2002-Oct-02

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Disclosed is a method that uses an asymmetrical socket center cavity, landside caps, and motherboard caps for better placement of the die, and to accommodate an increased number of pins. Benefits include improved electrical signal routing and reducing packaging costs.